Gabriella Pusztai
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CONTACT
Institute of Educational Studies
University of Debrecen
P.O. Box 17.
4010 Debrecen
Hungary
gabriella.pusztai@iif.hu

 

Scientific qualifications:


 

2013


Doctor of Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Dissertation: Effects of interpretative communities on students achievement in higher education




2007


Dr. habil.

Title of the dissertation: The effect of social capital on school career of students in the border region

 


 

2002


Ph.D. degree in Educational Research

Title of the dissertation: Students in denominational schools in Hungary in 2000

 


 

Education:


 

2002


M.A. in Sociology,

Departement of Sociology, The University of Debrecen

 


 

1989


M.A. in History,

Departement of History, The University of Debrecen

 


 

1989


M.A. in Literature and Hungarian Linguistics, Departement of Literature and Hungarian Linguistics, The University of Debrecen

 


 

Professional experience:


 

2012 - to date


Professor of Educational Sociology at the University of Debrecen




2012 - to date


Head of Doctoral Program on Educational Sciences




2009 - 2011


Head of the Department of Educational Sociology




2010 - to date


Vice-Director of Doctoral School of Human Sciences at the University of Debrecen




2008 - to date


Associate professor, Leader of the Department Group of Social Education - Education Policy

Institute of Educational Studies,

The University of Debrecen

 


 

2003 - 2008


Assistant professor,

Institute of Educational Studies,

The University of Debrecen       

 


 

1999 - 2003


Assistant lecturer

Institute of Educational Studies,

The University of Debrecen

 


 

1995 - 1999


Doctoral Candidate,

Institute of Educational Studies,

The University of Debrecen

 


 

1998 - 1999


Teacher of History and Literature in the Secondary Grammar School of the Reformed Church, Debrecen

 

Scholarsips, study trips abroad


 

2009


Study trip - Catholic University of Ruzomberok (Rózsahegy)

 


 

2007


REVACERN Workshop - Center for Interreligious Dialogue and Conflict Prevention (Sofia)

 


 

1999


Erasmus docroral fellowship

Humbold University (Berlin)

 


 

1999


KAAD fellowship

Humbold University (Berlin)

 


 

Language skills


 

 


English - Intermediate

 


German - Intermediate

 


Russian - Intermediate

 


 

Personal details:


 

 


Place and date of birth: Nyíregyháza, Hungary, 27 June 1966

 


married, mother of three (Martha 19, Steve and Andrew 15)